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Getting you better is great, keeping you that way is our philosophy!

Here at Physiohaüs our primary aim is to optimise and accelerate your recovery by bringing a highly skilled team together under one roof to provide the best quality PhysiotherapySports Therapy and Bike Fitting services in Newcastle. Our team have over 40 years experience between them of working in elite sport. 

Physiohaüs is the home of the UK's leading motion capture bike fit studio, allowing us to offer a world class service to all level of cyclists. 

Owner, John Dennis is a chartered physiotherapist and one of the most experienced Bike Fitters worldwide, working as lead instructor and fitter since 2009. He has developed and delivered education and advanced bike fitting philosophy for other bike fitters around the world. 

With vast experience of working with amateur to professional triathletes and Tour de France teams, both as a fitter and physiotherapist, how your body moves correctly on your bike will be optimised to encompass your goals.

John Dennis, Sports Physiotherapist shows how to test for basic calf strength for runners and triathletes and basic exercise progression. See what you can do.

Katherine Vials, Sports Physiotherapist shows how to work the glute medius which is an important stabiliser on the outside of the pelvis.  See what you can do.

Vicky Percy, Sports Physiotherapist shows you how to correctly stretch your hip flexor. For athletes and desk workers a like. See what you can do. 

Fiona Watson, Sports Physiotherapist shows a standing gluteus medius exercise which is great for runners and all athletes alike. See what you can do.

Meet the Team

Katherine Vials MCSP, BSc (Hons), MSc SEM Physiotherapist and APPI Pilates Instructor

Katherine qualified as a physiotherapist in 2007 and she specialises in sports physiotherapy. She has always taken a keen interest in sport and competed as a professional athlete at the 2004 Athens Olympics, finishing seventh in the double handed ladies sailing event.  

Katherine has worked as a Physiotherapist with Olympic and Commonwealth Games athletes and has worked with the English Institute of Sport, Durham University and Newcastle University sports teams, Newcastle City Gymnastics Club and British Rowing.
Katherine is also currently engaged as the Lead Physiotherapist on the Start programme at British Rowing.  The Start programme is a high performance training programme which identifies, recruits and develops individuals to become Olympic and World Championship rowers. 

Katherine is also an APPI (Australian Physiotherapy & Pilates Institute) trained pilates instructor.  Her combined skills as a specialist sports physiotherapist and an APPI qualified pilates instructor allows her to run classes which utilise and exploit her in-depth understanding of musculoskeletal problems, injury prevention and injury management. 

In 2012 Katherine completed a Masters in Sports and Exercise Medicine from Nottingham University.

Click here to make an appointment with Katherine - Book Now


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